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Memphis, Tennessee vs Accra Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Memphis, Tennessee, Usa and Accra, Ghana is approximately 9,635 km or 5,987 mi.
  • To reach Memphis, Tennessee in this distance one would set out from Accra bearing 304.9° or NW and follow the great circles arc to approach Memphis, Tennessee bearing 265.5° or W .
  • Memphis, Tennessee has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Accra has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry winters (Aw).
  • Memphis, Tennessee is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Accra is in or near the tropical dry forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 9.7 °C (17.5°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.8 °C (35.6°F) more in Memphis, Tennessee. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 536.4 mm (21.1 in) more which is equivalent to 536.4 l/m² (13.16 US gal/ft²) or 5,364,000 l/ha (573,447 US gal/ac) more. About 1 2/3 as much.
  • There are 480 more hours of sunlight per year in Memphis, Tennessee. In whichever way circa 1h 18' more per day or about 1 1/5 as many.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 19.5° lower in Memphis, Tennessee than in Accra.
  • Relative humidity levels are 24.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 14.8°C (26.6°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Memphis, Tennessee relative to Accra. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Accra vs Memphis, Tennessee.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-41) -20 (-36) -15 (-26) -9 (-16) -4 (-7) +3 (+5) +7 (+12) +6 (+10) 0 (0) -7 (-12) -14 (-26) -20 (-35) -8 (-14)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -23 (-42) -21 (-37) -16 (-29) -11 (-19) -5 (-9) +0 (+0) +4 (+6) +3 (+6) -2 (-4) -9 (-16) -16 (-28) -21 (-37) -10 (-17)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -24 (-42) -21 (-39) -18 (-32) -13 (-23) -7 (-12) -3 (-5) +1 (+1) +1 (+1) -4 (-7) -11 (-20) -17 (-31) -21 (-39) -11 (-21)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +79 (+3) +74 (+3) +64 (+3) +57 (+2) -19 (-1) -102 (-4) +47 (+2) +71 (+3) +50 (+2) -4 (0) +92 (+4) +128 (+5) +536 (+21)
rain days iconNumber of Precipitation Days (% chance of precip. on a day ) +8 (+26) +7 (+25) +5 (+16) +2 (+7) -2 ( -6) -6 ( -20) 0 ( 0) 0 ( 0) -3 ( -10) -3 ( -10) +4 (+13) +7 (+23)   +19 (+5)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day -2h 50' -1h 56' -0h 52' +1h 02' +2h 25' +6h 10' +6h 01' +5h 29' +3h 16' +0h 52' -1h 28' -2h 32'   +1h 18'
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -1h 47' -1h 06' -0h 12' +0h 45' +1h 34' +1h 59' +1h 48' +1h 06' +0h 10' -0h 47' -1h 36' -1h 59'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -29.3 -29.1 -29.1 -16.7 -0.2 +6.2 +0.2 -16.6 -29.3 -29.2 -29.3 -29.5   -19.5
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -14 -15 -20 -26 -27 -31 -28 -28 -28 -32 -25 -16   -24.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -25 (-45) -23.1 (-42) -20.1 (-36) -16.4 (-30) -11.3 (-20) -7.1 (-13) -3 (-5) -3.5 (-6) -8.6 (-15) -15.8 (-28) -20.6 (-37) -23 (-41) -14.8 (-27)

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